RE: [DML] Re: Stainless steel finish
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RE: [DML] Re: Stainless steel finish



Here's the trick.
First spray the car down with SIMPLE GREEN and let it soak.
You might want to scrub it with a big long handled soft brush to work it in.
This is a degreaser so keep it off the tires or it will suck the black out of them.
Then pressure wash the car real good and it will shine like new.
Now go over your black parts with TRIM-SHINE or BACK-TO-BLACK
and your bumpers and other parts will be nice and glossy black.
I also invested into a car dryer blower, but you can also use a leaf blower
and get all the water off to prevent streaks.
That's how I do it.
- Videobob
VIN#5278



To: dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx: dmcvin6683@xxxxxxxxxxxxx: Fri, 5 Sep 2008 11:01:25 -0500Subject: Re: [DML] Re: Stainless steel finish




I pressure washed my SS once and it cleaned it really good.Mark VOn Sep 5, 2008, at 10:32 AM, Marvin Wilson wrote:> Over time the finish has dulled and I would like to get a cleaner > look.> Thanks for the reply.> Marvin> Vin#968>>>>> --- On Tue, 9/2/08, David Teitelbaum <jtrealty@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:>>> From: David Teitelbaum <jtrealty@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>>> Subject: [DML] Re: Stainless steel finish>> To: dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>> Date: Tuesday, September 2, 2008, 8:36 PM>> What exactly do you need to do? You can assemble your own>> "kit" of>> materiels. Here is what you need:>> #80 grit sandpaper>> at least 1 blending pad (the Delorean vendors have the>> "best" ones)>> A roll of blue masking tape>> rubber gloves>> Windex>> Rolls of paper towels>> A large portion of patience>> You use the masking tape to guide you and keep you>> straight.>> The sandpaper is to remove scratches>> The blending pad is to put the "grain" pattern in>> The windex is to remove the black dirt you will create with>> the>> blending pad and the sandpaper>> The gloves keep your hands clean>> The paper towels are to wipe the Windex off>> The only real "caveat" is to use the least>> pressure possible on the>> hood or you will get an "X" pattern. There are>> powered tools you can>> use but they are expensive. They do get the job done faster>> but you>> can duplicate by hand what the power tools can do. It just>> takes a lot>> longer. Take your time and when you finish your car you>> will be an>> "expert" at it! Try and do a panel a day.>> David Teitelbaum>> vin 10757>>>>>>>> --- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Marvin Wilson>> <buddy19312004@...> wrote:>>>>>> I would like to obtain a kit to refinish the steel on>> my DeLorean.>>> Any help appreciated.>>>>>> Marvin>>> Vin#968>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]>>>>>>>> ------------------------------------>> To address comments privately to the moderating team, please address:> moderators@xxxxxxxxxxx>> For more info on the list, tech articles, cars for sale see > www.dmcnews.com>> To search the archives or view files, log in at http:// > groups.yahoo.com/group/dmcnewsYahoo! Groups Links>>> 






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